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Gay Verdon Guide

The Verdon Gorge in Alpes-de-Haute-Provence, is a river canyon that is considered by many to be Europe's most beautiful. It is about 25 kilometers long and up to 700 meters deep. It was formed by the Verdon River, which is named after its startling turquoise-green colour, one of the canyon's most distinguishing characteristics. The most impressive part lies between the towns of Castellane and Moustiers-Sainte-Marie, where the river has cut a ravine up to 700 metres down through the limestone mass. At the end of the canyon, the Verdon river flows into the artificial lake of Sainte-Croix-du-Verdon (in French: Lac de Sainte-Croix).

Because of its proximity to the French Riviera, the canyon is very popular with tourists, who can drive around its rim, rent kayaks or hike. The limestone walls, which are several hundreds of meters high, attract many rock climbers. It is considered an outstanding destination for multi-pitch climbing. There are routes encompassing cracks, pillars and seemingly endless walls. The climbing is generally of a technical nature, and there are over 1,500 routes, ranging from 20m to over 400m.

There is 7 propositions int the gay Verdon guide

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Le Jadis Le Jadis

Romain

Category : Restaurants
Where : Verdon

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L'Actuel Côté Lac L'Actuel Côté Lac

Cyril & Benjamin

Category : Restaurants
Where : Verdon

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Massage et soins du corps au Mas Silazac  Massage et soins du corps au Mas Silazac

Anne & Bruno Cazalis

Category : Wellness
Where : Verdon

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Kako's bistrot Kako's bistrot

Kako

Category : Bars
Where : Verdon

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Musée de la Faience Musée de la Faience

Category : Museums
Where : Verdon

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la table de la Fontaine la table de la Fontaine

Marc-Antoine Chavanis

Category : Restaurants
Where : Verdon

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Les Gorges du Verdon Les Gorges du Verdon

Category : Tours
Where : Verdon

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